Two NATO soldiers killed in Afghanistan blast

July 23rd, 2012 - 10:16 am ICT by IANS  

Kabul, July 23 (IANS) At least two NATO-led coalition soldiers were killed in a blast in Afghanistan Sunday, the military alliance said in a statement.

“Two International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) service members died following an improvised explosive device (IED) attack in southern Afghanistan today (Sunday),” Xinhua quoted the NATO-led ISAF as saying in a statement.

Earlier Sunday, two ISAF soldiers were killed in an IED blast in eastern part of the militancy-hit country.

A total of 247 foreign soldiers have been killed in Afghanistan so far in 2012.

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